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Recommended by 586 out of 613 hikers


  • Grinhorn

    The Ferchensee is a small insider tip. Easy to reach with a small walk from Mittenwald. (There is sometimes a shuttle service) or from Elmau. Almost as clear as the Eibsee, but there is a picturesque sunbathing area and nice flat entry points into the lake. In addition, there are not as many tourist crowds here as on other lakes in the region.

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    • September 25, 2018

  • daha

    The Gasthaus Ferchensee is open daily from 9 am to 5 pm (no rest day).
    Hot meals are available from 11.30am to 2.30pm.

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    • December 2, 2016

  • D.Hammer

    Great panorama! Really nice

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    • May 25, 2018

  • Jens

    Cozy retreat with a view of the lake

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    • May 29, 2016

  • Ingo & 🐕 Banu

    Nice excursion destination for everyone to reach

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    • September 26, 2017

  • Chris124

    Hiking classics Lautersee and Ferchensee - also in winter an experience

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    • April 18, 2018

  • Naxxos

    On Ferchensee offers a round trip.

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    • June 3, 2018

  • Kathrina

    The lake can be bypassed in a small round, in warm weather, he also invites you to swim. The view of the Karwendel is great! Likewise on the Wetterstein.

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    • September 30, 2018

  • RudiBi

    quiet and quiet lake to enjoy especially below the Ferchenseewände

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    • October 12, 2018

  • Didi Schroeder

    Absolute highlight of this quiet lake. Although it is often populated by crowds. It is worthwhile in spite of everything

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    • October 13, 2018

  • TomB

    More natural and free of buildings than its neighbor, the Lautersee.
    Hammer perspectives and gentle (free) bathing.

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    • August 22, 2017

  • Didi Schroeder

    Here it pays to turn up again and again. Especially in the fall

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    • October 13, 2018

  • Peter Fischer

    It is an impressive landscape with many facets.
    Beautiful and natural, with cows on the way and 0 traffic.
    There is a wonderful silence around you.

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    • January 26, 2020

  • Martin

    Great mountain lake with clear water and nice opportunities for a stop.

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    • July 19, 2020

  • JOGI1978

    The inn at the Ferchensee is highly recommended. The circumnavigation of the lake is also very nice and easy.

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    • October 5, 2020

  • micha.harnau

    The Ferchensee, located between Mittenwald and Elmau, is a top excursion destination in the region

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  • Naxxos

    Humor is trump - funny window decoration at a forest cottage.

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    • June 3, 2018

  • Andreas Cr.

    Very nice lake

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    • August 18, 2019

  • Manfred

    Circumnavigation highly recommended

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    • October 3, 2019

  • JW

    Great landscape against the backdrop of the impressive Wettersteinspitze

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    • July 14, 2020

  • Abenteuerzeilen

    Beautiful mountain lake with a summit panorama

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    • July 16, 2020

  • Oli

    Beautiful lake and ideal for cooling off.

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    • August 18, 2020

  • Apollo831

    At the Ferchenseehütte there is one of the best pea soups I've ever eaten (prices are juicy, but the food is good!) The view over the Ferchensee with its alpine panorama is worth every detour! Great, crystal clear mountain lake!

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    • August 22, 2020

  • Viktoria

    Beautiful and calm lake with some swimming opportunities. If you pass here on your hike, it is best to pack bathing suits in your backpack ;-)

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    • September 1, 2020

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Location: Mittenwald, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Upper Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany


  • Elevation1,060 m

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